Jobs Update – June 1st 2017

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If helping people prepare for the wilderness and the unknowable future is exciting for you, check out the Survivalism Jobs on the Exothermic job board.

This week, we’ve highlighted jobs from Bass Pro Shops, one of the leading outdoors companies in the US. Founded in 1972, a majority of the job listings are for their Springfield, Missouri office and also include roles for the White River Marine Group, the largest manufacturer of boats in the world (by volume). They’re seeking a Senior Copywriter, a Merchandising Assistant for Product Development, a Human Resources Manager and a Stock Photo Database Coordinator. Continue reading “Jobs Update – June 1st 2017”

News Update – May 26th 2017

Exothermic is the leader in self-reliance brand marketing, but we like to share our wisdom with the world. Here are the top stories we’ve identified this week in our markets:

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Jobs Update – May 25th 2017

Survivalism Jobs

If helping people prepare for the wilderness and the unknowable future is exciting for you, check out the Survivalism Jobs on the Exothermic job board.

This week, we’ve highlighted jobs from Gerber Legendary Blades. Founded in 1939 and based in Portland, Oregon, Gerber is an American brand and all products are designed and engineered there too. Gerber’s problem-solving, life-saving products are designed with the unique needs of specific activities in mind. To further those goals, they’re currently hiring a Product Engineer, a Supply Planner, a Test Engineer and a Demand Planner. Continue reading “Jobs Update – May 25th 2017”

News Update – May 19th 2017

Exothermic is the leader in self-reliance brand marketing, but we like to share our wisdom with the world. Here are the top stories we’ve identified this week in our markets:

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Jobs Update – May 18th 2017

Survivalism Jobs

If helping people prepare for the wilderness and the unknowable future is exciting for you, check out the Survivalism Jobs on the Exothermic job board.

This week, we’ve highlighted jobs from Exxel Outdoors. Exxel Outdoors is one of the leading providers of outdoor recreation products – their brands include Kelty, Sierra Designs, Ultimate Direction, Slumberjack, Mountain Trails, Master Sportsman and more. They’re hiring a Collections Analyst and a Senior Product Manager for their Boulder, Colorado office and a new Director of Plant Operations for their Haleyville, Alabama facility. Continue reading “Jobs Update – May 18th 2017”

Hobby Farming: the importance of marketing

Two years ago my mother and her partner moved to their dream home – a house on three acres, deep in the Colorado countryside. It was a given from the get-go that they would be working toward establishing a small-scale organic farm like one of the hundreds popping up all over the country.

From someone on the outside who had only ever read about the brave new world of hobby farming, I had a few (incredibly mundane) questions: what goals make sense for someone just starting out? And although organic farming is constantly growing and “new” (usually super old, actually) techniques are being created – what companies could be trusted to be true to the organic creed?

I’ve talked about soil and seeds – what does marketing have to do with hobby farming? Continue reading “Hobby Farming: the importance of marketing”

News Update – May 12th 2017

Exothermic is the leader in self-reliance brand marketing, but we like to share our wisdom with the world. Here are the top stories we’ve identified this week in our markets:

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Jobs Update – May 11th 2017

Survivalism Jobs

If helping people prepare for the wilderness and the unknowable future is exciting for you, check out the Survivalism Jobs on the Exothermic job board.

This week, we’ve highlighted jobs from Oregon Freeze Dry Foods. OFD Foods provides fully prepared entrees with a range of packaging options in food and non-food categories – for example, they’re the makers of Mountain House and Easy Meal. They’re based in Albany, Oregon and they’re hiring a Senior Brand Manager, a Director of Food Safety and Quality Assurance, a Warehouse Coordinator and a Junior Engineer.

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Hobby Farming: Seeds

Two years ago my mother and her partner moved to their dream home – a house on three acres, deep in the Colorado countryside. It was a given from the get-go that they would be working toward establishing a small-scale organic farm like one of the hundreds popping up all over the country.

From someone on the outside who had only ever read about the brave new world of hobby farming, I had a few (incredibly mundane) questions: what goals make sense for someone just starting out? And although organic farming is constantly growing and “new” (usually super old, actually) techniques are being created – what companies could be trusted to be true to the organic creed?

I’ve touched on the importance of soil – but what do you do once you have healthy soil that smells overwhelmingly of fall, worms and rotting apples? Continue reading “Hobby Farming: Seeds”

News Update – May 5th 2017

Exothermic is the leader in self-reliance brand marketing, but we like to share our wisdom with the world. Here are the top stories we’ve identified this week in our markets:

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